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P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
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Lois O' Dell Holt Gates
July 27, 1922 - December 22, 2017
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Person County, NC
Saturday December 23, 2017, 10-11 AM
Theresa Baptist Church
3919 Chub Lake Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
Saturday December 23, 2017, 11 AM
Church Service
Theresa Baptist Church
3919 Chub Lake Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
Lois O'Dell Holt Gates, 95, of Roxboro, died Friday, December 22, 2017 at Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late George Holt and Bessie Hubbard Holt. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Wade Thomas Gates; four brothers: George, Robert, Henry and Lawrence Holt; two sisters: Viola Holt Phillips and Sadie Holt Puryear. She was the oldest living member of Theresa Baptist Church and a member of the Golden Girls Sunday School Class.

Surviving are her children: Dana Gates Clayton and husband, Garry and Linda Gates Sherman and husband, Bert all of Roxboro; one brother, Hubert Holt of Roxboro; three grandchildren: Shannon Clayton Leder and husband, Sam, Cameron Clayton Ferguson and husband, James and Kevin Brian Carver and wife, Amy; five great-grandchildren: Austin Carver, Jaime Ferguson, Cody Carver, Matthew Leder and Bennett Leder.

Funeral service will be 11 AM Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Theresa Baptist Church with the Rev. Herbert Brown officiating. Entombment will follow in the Burchwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.

Pallbearers will be Kevin Carver, Austin Carver, Cody Carver, Sam Leder, James Ferguson, Matthew Leder, Bennett Leder and Jaime Ferguson.

Memorials may be made to Theresa Baptist Church, 3919 Chub Lake Road, Roxboro, NC 27574.